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Strategy games. Victory depends here on player’s strategy and tactics. Main task is to control resources (e.g. troops, civil workers) in order to defeat an enemy or achieve some other goal. The gameplay can be turn-based or in real time (RTS). Specific types of strategy games are economic games and so called ‘tycoons’.

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Age of Sail II
Age of Sail II

Strategy 31 January 2001

The great eighteenth century sea battles return in glory of glory, thanks to a realistic reconstruction of the struggles of the warships, which were faithful reconstructions of those from the period 1775-1820.

Scythe: Digital Edition
Scythe: Digital Edition

Strategy 05 September 2018

Video game adaptation of a tabletop game set in the 1920+ Universe created by Jakub Rozalski. In this universe, the battlefields from the first half of the 20th century are filled not only with units one might know from history books but also mechs. In Scythe: Digital Edition the players become leaders of chosen factions with a mission to dominate Eastern Europe. The game features both single and multiplayer modes.

Airport CEO
Airport CEO

Strategy 04 March 2021

An economic tycoon game that enables the player to assume the role of an airport director. The title was developed by Swedish developer Apoapsis Studios, and it challenges the player with designing and expanding a well-working airport complex consisting of many coexisting installations: runways, control towers, bus stops, sidewalks and roads to connect it all, etc.

Into the Breach
Into the Breach

Strategy 27 February 2018

A 2D turn-based strategy game set in an original science-fiction universe developed by the creators of FTL: Faster Than Light. In Into the Breach the player controls small squads comprised of mech robots that protect what remains of humanity against the lurking deep underground aliens. The battles in the game take place on relatively small and procedurally-generated 2D battlefields. They are covered with 64 squares, between which both the player and their opponent can move their units.

Master of Orion: Conquer the Stars
Master of Orion: Conquer the Stars

Strategy 25 August 2016

The fourth installment in one of the most famous 4X space strategy series. Conquer the Stars goes back to the roots of the franchise, marking the series’ reboot. It was developed by the creators of World of Tanks - Wargaming, who bought the IP rights from the bankrupting Atari company. In terms of gameplay, the game is close to what the previous installments accustomed us to.

Commandos: Beyond the Call of Duty
Commandos: Beyond the Call of Duty

Strategy 31 March 1999

An independent expansion for Commandos: Behind Enemy Lines – a famous tactical real-time strategy developed by Spanish Pyro Studios. The described expansion offers eight complex and dangerous missions that are entrusted to a small group of commandos, made up from soldiers with different abilities. Our team receives completely new tasks, such as capturing enemy soldiers, destroying artillery emplacements, or sabotaging a prototype plane.

Might & Magic: Heroes Online
Might & Magic: Heroes Online

Strategy 30 September 2014

Might & Magic: Heroes Online is a browser game and a part of the highly popular strategic game franchise created in 1995 by Jon van Caneghem and New World Computing. The game was developed by Blue Byte Software, creators of The Settlers saga, responsible for the browser versions of various popular games (i.e. The Settlers, Anno, or Silent Hunter). In terms of the plot, Heroes Online continues the story from the last two big games of the series.

Total Annihilation
Total Annihilation

Strategy 12 September 1997

Total Annihilation is a real-time strategy (RTS) in science fiction climates created by Chris Taylor and Cavedog Entertainment's development team. The plot of the game depicts a galactic conflict between the two factions, Core and Arm, which has lasted for thousands of years and led to the collapse of both civilizations. The player takes control of the survivors of the army of one side, trying to recreate the former military potential and eventually tip the scales of victory.

Railroad Tycoon 3
Railroad Tycoon 3

Strategy 27 October 2003

The third part of the strategy game Railroad Tycoon, which originally debuted in 1990. This title again enables users to lead the development of a transport consortium specialising in rail transport.

Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness
Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness

Strategy 14 March 1995

The sequel to the renowned RTS from 1994, developed by Blizzard Entertainment. Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness once again throws the players into the war-torn world of Azeroth. Although it has been over six years since the memorable defeat of the orcs, the invaders have not given up on their plans and now, with vengeance being their primary ambition, they have reached the borders of the human kingdoms by utilizing a giant armada of heavily armed ships.

Port Royale 2
Port Royale 2

Strategy 10 September 2004

Port Royale 2 is a continuation of Port Royale's economic strategy published in 2002. The action of the game was set in the realities of the seventeenth-century Caribbean, and the player aims to achieve the greatest possible influence in the New World by all available methods (including trade, piracy, slavery, industry and politics).

Dark Moon
Dark Moon

Strategy 2021

A strategy game with survival elements, developed by the Polish studio Jujubee. In Dark Moon, players take control of the mobile moonbase and try to find a way back to Earth by avoiding the destructive light.

Steel Division: Normandy 44
Steel Division: Normandy 44

Strategy 23 May 2017

Another military strategy game in the publishing catalogue of Paradox Interactive, this one developed by the French studio Eugen Systems. Steel Division: Normandy 44 draws much inspiration from the Wargame series created earlier by the same developer, letting players take part in fights over Normandy in 1944. The game features playable armies of such nations as Nazi Germany, the United States, France, Canada, England, Scotland, and Poland.

SteamWorld Heist
SteamWorld Heist

Strategy 10 December 2015

Another game by independent Swedish studio Image & Form, set in the universe of SteamWorld, which combines elements of Steampunk and Western genres. The game is set in the distant future, where a powerful cataclysm forced the remaining inhabitants to flee into space on steam space ships. The player becomes a captain of a group of robo-pirates who are trying to survive in this post-apocalyptic reality by raiding and plundering enemy bases and ships.

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Strategy 21 April 2016

A space real-time strategy game set in the popular science-fiction universe created by Games Workshop, initially for tabletop battle games. It was developed by Tindalos Interactive, an independent French studio known mostly for Stellar Impact. The action takes us to the war-torn world of Wahammer 40,000, where 4 powerful factions — Imperium, Chaos, Eldar and Orks — fight for dominance in the Gothic sector. The players assume control over a fleet of the chosen side.

Starship Troopers: Terran Command
Starship Troopers: Terran Command

Strategy 2021

Starship Troopers: Terran Command is an RTS based on defensive model inspired by the popular They Are Billions. The player takes on the role of the leader of the title space soldiers, who are thrown onto a planet controlled by hordes of aliens from the insectoid Arachnid race.

Panzer Corps
Panzer Corps

Strategy 11 July 2011

Turn-based strategy game set during World War II being the spiritual heir to the cult Panzer General. Among the available playable nations we will find Poland, Italy, France, Norway, Belgium, USA, Soviet Union, Great Britain and Germany. The gameplay mechanism bets on fast battles, but at the same time offers a high level of realism and depth.

WarZone 2100
WarZone 2100

Strategy 26 March 1999

In 2100 the Earth is plunged into total chaos following the global nuclear catastrophe. The remnants of civilized nations are waging a war of control over what remains.

Halo Wars: Definitive Edition
Halo Wars: Definitive Edition

Strategy 20 December 2016

An remastered edition of the realm-time strategy game by 343 Industries, originally released in 2009 for Xbox 360 only. Halo Wars: The Definitive Edition is a spin-off of the popular shooter game series Halo, and it's set 20 years before the events of the first installment, when humanity fights against the Covenant Empire, which considers our kind to be an insult to their gods and species.

Monster Train
Monster Train

Strategy 21 May 2020

Monster Train is a strategy game, in which you can find strongly outlined elements of card games and roguelikes. The player's task is to repel the heavenly forces invasion on hell. The game was developed by independent studio Shina Shoe.

Jurassic World Evolution: Complete Edition
Jurassic World Evolution: Complete Edition

Strategy 03 November 2020

Jurassic World Evolution: Complete Edition is a complete edition of the 2018 Frontier Developments studio game, created exclusively for the Nintendo Switch console. It is an economic strategy using a Jurassic Park/World movie license.

60 Seconds!
60 Seconds!

Strategy 25 May 2015

A post-apocalyptic survival strategy game with RPG elements, created by Polish developer Robot Gentleman Studios. You play as the head of a typical American family, who has to provide for his loved ones in the face of an incoming nuclear war. The game starts 60 seconds before the first explosion, giving you one minute to get to a shelter while grabbing the most essential provisions on the way.

Ultimate Epic Battle Simulator
Ultimate Epic Battle Simulator

Strategy 02 June 2017

Ultimate Epic Battle Simulator is a title developed by Brilliant Game Studios. It enables the user to simulate medieval/ancient battles in which dozens of thousands of units can participate. The game presents the topic in a humorous way. Not only Romanian centurions, medieval knights, Spartans and Persians can fight against each other, but orcs, trolls, Santa Clauses, penguins and chickens as well.

Europa Universalis II
Europa Universalis II

Strategy 20 November 2001

A sequel to the extensive real-time strategy game by Paradox Interactive that lets us lead the development of the biggest European superpowers throughout hundreds of years. Europa Universalis II is much bigger and spans across not three but four hundred years of global history (1419-1820). Contrary to its predecessor, the sequel lets us lead one of 180 actual countries, including such ones as the Chinese Empire or African tribes.

The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Ring
The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Ring

Strategy 04 November 2003

The Lord of the Rings: The War on the Ring is a real-time strategy produced by Liquid Entertainment. The action was set in the universe known from J.R.R.R. Tolkien's novel. Players have the opportunity to take part in spectacular battles known from "Lord of the Rings" cards, directing the forces of good or Sauron's servants.

Earth 2160
Earth 2160

Strategy 03 June 2005

The next part of the famous strategy in sci-fi realities from the famous Earth series, by Reality Pump. The action takes place right after the last part, in which the destruction of Earth took place. The three previously available nations are joined by aliens who also want to control the solar system. Great music, spectacular effects, improved interface, detailed missions, as well as an extensive multiplayer mode will allow for hours of fun.